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School Board Honors Silver Pen Awardees for Outstanding Writing

School Board Honors Silver Pen Awardees for Outstanding Writing

Last night at the Abington School Board meeting, Dr. Kelly Doyle, Supervisor of Communications Arts, presented the Abington Silver Pen Awards to outstanding student writers at our elementary schools. Sixth grade teachers nominate narrative writing selections and a building committee at each school scores the entries. The highest scoring papers...
Highland Elementary’s Multicultural Festival Was a Great Success of Sharing Cultures, Fun, and Good Feelings

Highland Elementary’s Multicultural Festival Was a Great Success of Sharing Cultures, Fun, and Good Feelings

Highland Elementary School hosted its Multicultural Festival this month where students, staff, and families celebrated the various cultures represented in the school. It was a multicultural potluck, multicultural trivia, with an exciting live performance from the Philadelphia Capoeira Arts Center that combined dance, music, gymnastics, and the Portuguese language in...
Multicultural Event 2017

Multicultural Event 2017

On Thursday, May 11th, from 5:00-6:30 pm - come and join other Highland families in a celebration of diversity by sharing one of your family's favorite dishes! This year the Philadelphia Capoeira Arts Center will join us with an energizing performance. Click on the flyer link below for more information...
Science Day at Highland Made Science Educational, Relevant, and Fun!

Science Day at Highland Made Science Educational, Relevant, and Fun!

Science Day at Highland Elementary School, organized by the school's PTO, brought a group of dedicated volunteers to present hands-on.illuminating, and instructive science to Highland students. Presenters included current and past parents, volunteers from the Temple University School of Pharmacy, students from the high school's H2O for Life Club, and...